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Modus Operandi Cellars

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Wine tasting

We had a great time and thoroughly enjoyed all of the wines!! We couldn’t get over how delicious... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jess M
via mobile
Unparalleled wines and tasting

My husband and I had our tasting at Brasswood yesterday. The location is beautiful and Caitlyn was... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Plano, Texas
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3125 St. Helena Hwy, St. Helena, CA 94574-9706
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a great trip to Napa with great friends. Had a wonderful tasting with Jason at Modus including lunch at Brasswood before. We tasted great wine, toured the caves and learned about his winemaking process. We even talked a little hockey with Jason. Good...More

Thank Judd M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a great time and thoroughly enjoyed all of the wines!! We couldn’t get over how delicious each one was. Highly recommended!

Thank Jess M
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I had our tasting at Brasswood yesterday. The location is beautiful and Caitlyn was a phenomenal host. If you’re looking for a serene, unhurried and personal experience, you must absolutely make a reservation for a Modus Operandi tasting. Now let’s talk about...More

Thank lgross1
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful visit with Jason at Modus Operandi as part of a couples long weekend getaway. The wine was excellent and a perfect match for the conversation, tour and beautiful setting. I’d highly recommend a visit and the wine!

Thank Nels O
Reviewed 5 days ago

Five of us tasted wines at Modus Operandi at their offsite location at Brasswood in St. Helena. Caitlyn was a wonderful host and we also had an opportunity to meet and speak with Jason, the winemaker and founder. The tasting was intimate, wines delicious and...More

Thank kathyweeks11
Reviewed 5 days ago

Caitlyn provided us with a very personal wine tasting experience. We have been drinking Modus Wines for a couple of years and now appreciate them more than ever. It was especially great to try some of their wines we have not had previously. Highly recommend...More

Thank bwhittredge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the pleasure of meeting with Caitlyn at Brasswood for the tasting. It was carefully constructed to show the juice that really was showing amazing right now. I knew a little bit of the back story of Jason before I got there, so we...More

Thank CWK0005
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose Modus Operandi for our wine tasting based on the stellar reviews! It was PERFECT in so many ways! Caitlyn was super gracious, hospitable beyond belief, and soooo knowledgeable about the wine-making process. This wine-tasting was so exquisite in so many ways! We cannot...More

Thank PicciK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never loved a red wine...until today. And suddenly I loved more than one. Caitlyn was a wonderful wine guide. So very knowledgeable and helpful as we tasted multiple bottles. The setting was exquisite and this by far was the best testing of our trip. We...More

Thank Maps786390
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a group of 15 or so; the tasting was intimate and felt like a family gathering. The wines were fantastic, the setting was comfortable and the view was spectacular. During the tasting, we learned the story behind Jason the winemaker and next thing...More

Thank Traci B
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26 April 2018|
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Response from Jason M | Property representative |
You have to visit the website Of the winery and fill out the form but I know kids are not allowed as they take you behind the scenes in a working winery and there is heavy equipment like forklifts moving around. $85 per... More